October 25, 2014
Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi said Saturday that "foreign assistance" was behind a deadly bombing that killed several army troops in the Sinai Peninsula one day earlier.
Fresh clashes have erupted between the Lebanese army and militants in the northern city of Tripoli.
Egypt has declared a three-month state of emergency in parts of the Sinai Peninsula after some of the worst anti-state violence since President Mohamed Mursi was overthrown last year.
Iraq's semi-autonomous Kurdistan Region has decided to send reinforcement troops to the Syrian city of Kobani next week to aid Kurds fighting against the IS militants.
Travellers entering Jordan from Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea will be monitored and undergo necessary checkups at the airport, according to the Ministry of Health.
October 24, 2014
At least 10 soldiers were killed in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula on Friday by a car bomb.
Four New York City Police Department officers were assaulted at a bus station in the Queens borough of New York City by a man with a hatchet.
Yemen’s presidential authority is “frustrated by the actions of the Houthis, due to their refusal to abide by the agreements that have been made in terms of their ongoing operations and occupation of various Yemeni provinces.”
Ottawa authorities have released CCTV footage and further information on the man suspected of being behind Wednesday’s shooting.
Speculation is increasing over the death of an American-Lebanese journalist who claimed she was threatened by Turkish intelligence services days before being killed in a car crash in Turkey.
A former American soldier who has become the face of the YPG Kurdish military force in Syria, said civilians had been burned in an Islamic State attack, with injuries consistent with chemical weapons.
Turkey’s president says a deal has been agreed to send 200 Peshmerga fighters from Iraq to Kobani via Turkish territory.
Two men who recently converted to extremist Islam, Martin Couture-Rouleau and Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, were accused of carrying out separate deadly attacks in Canada.
October 23, 2014
Patient tested at Rafik Hariri hospital tested negative for Ebola, but the hospital conducted a drill causing confusion.
IS footage about the disturbing education of boys within their territories recently surfaced.